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Venue Info

Venue
                                Promoter


Royal Golf Club,
PO Box 39117,
Riffa,
Kingdom of Bahrain

Course:
The Montgomerie Course, 7,243yards,
Par-72

www.theroyalgolfclub.com

                               

Volvo Golf Champions
Montgomerie Course, Royal Golf Club, Bahrain
27th – 30th January 2011

Promoter / Organiser
Volvo Event Management – Golf
ARCE 1
405 08 Gothenburg
Sweden

Telephone: + 46 31 665382
Fax: + 46 31 665 390
Email: info@volvoeventmanagement.com
Website: www.volvogolfchampions.com

IMG Golf Division
IMG UK Limited, McCormack House, One Burlington Lane, Chiswick, London, W4 2TH
Tel: + 44 208 233 5300
Fax: + 44 208 2335268
E-mail: web.feedback@imgworld.com
Internet: www.imgworld.com

Course Info

Greens
Type of grass - Poa Trivialis and Paspalum
Height of cut - 3.25mm
Speed / stimpmeter reading - 9'6"
Any specifc comments - large, undulating greens

Fairways
Type of grass - Paspalum and Rye grass
Height of cut - 10mm
General width and contouring - quite generous
Any specific comments - fantastic condition

Tees / collars
Type of grass - Paspalum and Poa Trivialis
Height of cut - 7mm

Rough
Type of grass - Rye grass
Height of cut - semi 25mm, intermediate 55mm, rough 100mm
Any specific comments - very consistent

Weather
Weather in advance - 30mm of rain in the week leading up to the event
Forecast for tournament - possible rain for Thursday and Friday

Course
Opened - 2009
Course designer - Colin Montgomerie and European Golf Design
Special features - Desert course with a lot of waste areas. The largest green is the 17th and is 1165m2, while the smallest green is the 12th and is 470m2. There are a number of oil well production sites as well as oil and gas pipelines running through the middle of the course and two “nodding donkeys” on holes 15 and 17.
General playability - a lot of run-offs around the greens
Undulating / flat - quite flat with undulating greens
Tree lined / exposed - very exposed
Many / few water hazards - quite a few water hazards

Card of Course

The Royal Golf Club


HoleParYardsMetres HoleParYardsMetres
14424388 104322294
23213195 114353323
35578528 123146133
44487445 135587537
54408373 145586536
64402367 154474433
73174159 163210192
84461421 174429392
95541494 184429392
Out3636883370 In3635363232
7272246602


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HoleParYardsHoleParYards
14424
23213
35578
44487
54408
64402
73174
84461
95541
104322
114353
123146
135587
145586
154474
163210
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Tournament Leaderboard

Pos Player nameNatHolePar
1CASEY, PaulENG18-20
T2JIMÉNEZ, Miguel AngelESP18-19
T2HANSON, PeterSWE18-19
4GALLACHER, StephenSCO18-18
5KARLSSON, RobertSWE18-17
T6NOH, Seung-yulKOR18-16

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